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Quality Assurance and Consistency Officer

Further Information:

We’re the independent regulator for pharmacy in Great Britain. It’s our remit to protect the health, safety and wellbeing of people who use pharmacy services, by upholding standards and maintaining public trust in these services in England, Scotland and Wales.


This is a key support role and an excellent career opportunity for the right individual!  Reporting to and assisting the Quality Assurance and Consistency Manager, the successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring that the directorate’s Professionals (Fitness to Practise), Systems (Inspection) and Hearings Teams all execute their respective work roles in line with quality, timeliness and cost objectives through a proportionate programme of quality audit reviews.  You will also assist with the preparation of detailed performance reports which will be made available to Heads of Service and Managers across the Directorate and the Executive Team.


Of graduate calibre or equivalent, you will ideally have experience of undertaking quality assurance audit of inspections and/or investigations in a regulatory or similar environment. In addition, excellent written and verbal communication skills are essential as you must be able to listen to, influence and persuade others in an appropriate manner where the situation may demand.  You must also be a strong team player.


In return, you can expect a rewarding work environment plus a benefits package that includes 30 days holiday (excluding bank holidays), interest-free season ticket loan and eligibility to join the NHS Pension Scheme (after completion of three months’ service).


If you feel you have the experience and skills for this role, please send your CV and covering letter explaining how you meet the knowledge and skills for this role, to:


For a Full Job Description view the attachment in the grey panel on the left.


The closing date for this role is Sunday 6 December 2015.  Interviews to be held Monday 14 December 2015.


“The General Pharmaceutical Council is an employer that values the diversity of its workforce and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.”

Deadline for Application: Sunday 6 December 2015
Interview Date: Monday 14 December 2015